6th July 2011

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): Ard Crags and Knott Rigg


heading up Rigg Beck towards Ard Crags


low on the ridge of Ard Crags with Catbells and Maiden Moor in the distance


warm and wet higher up the ridge with Catbells beyond


looking back along the upper part of the ridge with Causey Pike beyond


Keskadale Farm from the ridge


looking onwards to Knott Rigg from Ard Crags summit


the rather wet party on top of Ard Crags


lunch on the descent from the wet and windy top of Knott Rigg


High Crag and High Stile from the lunch spot


descending into Newlands Valley


further down the descent path with Keskadale Farm ahead


in the valley below Keskadale Farm


looking back our descent path can be clearly seen on the side of the fell


approaching Low House Farm with Maiden Moor ahead


at Low House Farm


tea at Low Snab Farm


Low Snab Farm - this barn is soon to be converted into a holiday cottage


leaving Low Snab with Causey Pike and Rowling End ahead


Newlands Church


Scope End, Hindscarth and Robinson from Newlands Church


Scope End and Hindscarth from Gillbrow Farm


Catbells and Little Town from the lane


the new house at Rigg Beck